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2024 Host Sites

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Learn more about our host sites for 2024.

DeWitt - July 25

DeWitt, Iowa is located in Clinton County, in the eastern part of the state near the Mississippi River. It is situated approximately 20 miles north of Davenport and 50 miles south of Dubuque.  You will feel right at home in this welcoming community and are invited to experience the comforts of small-town living while being just minutes away from large city life. Take in the beauty, recreation, culture, and community pride found in DeWitt, the crossroads of Opportunity.

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Stanton - September 12

Located in southwest Iowa, an hour from Omaha, Stanton is committed to welcoming friends – both new and old! The coffee’s always on and a friend is always ready to have a warm conversation in this charming community. Visit Viking Lake and other local parks, expand your knowledge at the Swedish Heritage and Cultural Center and enjoy strolling in the quaint downtown.

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Coon Rapids - September 26

Located along the Raccoon River in western Iowa, right on Highway 141, Coon Rapids is known globally for growing things. Residents work hard, raise families like a village and crusade for strong schools.  For a community with a deep agricultural history they are proud to be the hometown to the great outdoors. Come escape, feel at home and explore Historic Coon Rapids. Connected, naturally.

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Manning - October 3

Looking for a weekend getaway close to home? Located just an hour and a half from Des Moines, Omaha, and Sioux City, our charming community will transport you to a scene right out of a Hallmark movie. Escape the hustle and bustle of city life and enjoy the refreshing, rural Iowa life. We have a robust Main Street with unique shops, restaurants, and attractions to keep children and adults entertained. We hope you’ll enjoy Manning for a day, a week, or a lifetime.

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